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Fridays on the Front Porch w/ Old Well Wishers
PLAYlist Concert Series in Durham Central Park - Aztec Sun w/ stArt of Cool
NC Hiphop Festival
Details: Friday, June 22, 7 p.m.-Sunday, June 24, 10 p.m. $25-$500. Various venues in Downtown Durham. Info & tickets: bit.ly/2M44YZX.
Duke Street Dogs
Sons of Warvan
Dominican Jazz Project
Zoltar’s Fortune w/ Radar’s Clowns of Sedation
Music in the Meadow - Push Play
Details: Saturday, June 23, 7:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 2700 N. Roxboro St., Durham. bit.ly/2rOGQAW.
Cool John Ferguson
The Walls Group
Kate McGarry, Keith Ganz, Gary Versace
Creative Music Performance w/ AZULZ & Heat Preacher
An Evening w/ Tony Williamson and the Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra
Ticket includes show, dessert table and coffee. All proceeds go to Meals on Wheels and other Chatham County Council on Aging programs. Details: Sunday, June 24, 6:30-8:30 p.m. $20. Carolina Meadows, 100 Whippoorwill Lane, Chapel Hill. Tickets: bit.ly/2soMqvb.
Jazz Brunch - The Magnolia Klezmer Band
Concert on the Village Green - ‘Idlewild South’
Chuck Cotton: Raise the Roof Fundraiser
Benefit fundraiser for Chuck Cotton, who lost his home in a tornado. Details: Sunday, June 24, 4-8 p.m. $10 suggested donation. Blue Note Grill, 709 Washington St., Durham. bit.ly/2JPcGZs, 919-401-1979.
King Draft, EBZ, OC from NC w/ B2, Swank, Ethan Taylor, Facts about Bob
School of Rock Performance
Ciompi Quartet, ‘Quotation and Variation’
Mama Played Mondays: Old School, Retro sounds of Hip Hop, R&B, Soul+Funk
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
Music in the Gardens: The Sadies
Girls Night Out: Clark Stern & Chuck Cotton
Blac Rabbit, Sun Parade
Pylon Reenactment Society, Balderdash, Ltd
Celebration of NC Songwriting
Funkhouse, ‘They Say I’m Different: A celebration of funk icon Betty Davis’
Chew, Youth League, Blanko Basnet
Friday Jazz Series at Cuban Revolution
Saturday Cool Jazz at Cuban Revolution
Sunday Music on the Patio at Cuban Revolution
The Leroy Savage Group
Details: Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. The Original Q Shack, 2510 University Drive, Durham. 919-402-4227.
Details: Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m. Free. Northgate Mall, 1058 West Club Blvd., Durham. 919-286-4400.
Starring Nicole Wolcott and Larry Keigwin. Co-presented by American Dance Festival and Nasher Museum of Art. Details: Friday, June 22, 7 p.m. & 10 p.m.; Saturday, June 23, 10 p.m.; Sunday, June 24, 5 p.m. & 7 p.m. $12-$27. Rubenstein Arts Center, von der Heyden Studio Theater, 2020 Campus Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2LbrrTs, 919-660-3356.
Evening performance contains nudity; children’s matinee does not contain nudity. Part of the American Dance Festival. Details: Friday, June 22, 8 p.m. Children’s Matinee- Saturday, June 23, 1 p.m. $12-$67. DPAC, 123 Vivian St., Durham. bit.ly/2rZGsmt, 919-680-2787.
‘Coming Home: ADF Alumni Return’
American Dance Festival will highlight the significant talent that has come out of its school programs. Details: Saturday, June 23, 7 p.m.; Sunday, June 24, 2 p.m. $12-$32.25. Reynolds Industries Theater, 125 Science Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2J5ZhwR, 919-684-6402.
The Bipeds present ‘54 Strange Words’
A psychedelic movement and live music experience that treads along the mysterious threshold between dreams and reality, while blurring the line between dance and song. Details: Friday-Saturday, June 22-23, 8 p.m.; Sunday, June 24, 6 p.m. $10-$15. The Durham Fruit Company, 305 S. Dillard St., Durham. bit.ly/2Jdd047.
Dance Party on the Plaza
Celebrate the start of American Dance Festival. Tango lesson followed by open dancing on the plaza. Details: Sunday, June 24, 7:30-9 p.m. Free. CCB Plaza, East Chapel Hill St., Durham. 919-684-6402.
Paul Taylor Dance Company
Ronald K. Brown, ‘Evidence’
Sponsored by the Triangle Country Dancers. Music by Go Figure; calling by Ruth Pershing. Details: Friday, June 22, Lesson 7:30 p.m.; Dance 8 p.m. $10/nonmembers; $8/members. No partner/experience is needed. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Reality Center, 916 Lamond Ave., Durham. www.tcdancers.org.
Rushfest! Contra Dance
Contra dancing to pop music! DJ/Caller Emily Rush will lead contra dances to recorded music -- pop hits for every generation, from Frank Sinatra to Lady Gaga. Details: Monday, June 25, Lesson 7 p.m.; Dance 7:30 p.m. $8. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N.Greensboro St., Carrboro. www.tcdancers.org.
English Country Dance
Sponsored by Sun Assembly English Country Dancers. All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Details: Thursday, June 28, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $7. Reality Center, 916 Lamond Ave., Durham. sunassembly.org, 919-683-9672.
Sunday Salsa Social
Social Dance Classes for LGBTQ & Allies
Swing, Ballroom, Latin, Country & Freestyle Dances. Couples and singles welcome. Details: Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Drop-In-Pay-What-You-Can. Spanky’s Restaurant & Bar, Upstairs, 101 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Info: 760-580-0116.
The Pink Flamingo Show!
Michael Che w/ Cipha Sounds
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Night at Durty Bull
Hip Hopera 5P1N0K10
Rock the Park Movies - ‘Marmaduke’ (PG)
Food vendors on site; bring blankets/lawn chairs; no alcohol/smoking allowed. Details: Saturday, June 23, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Free admission. Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham. bit.ly/2Jgtnxo, 919-560-4355.
Outdoor Movie on the Village Green - ‘Ready Player One’ (PG-13)
Documentary Film Screening - ‘Seth’s Dominion’
An intimate and quirky portrait of the cartoonist behind “It’s a Good Life,” “if You Don’t Weaken,” “Palookaville,” and “Wimbledon Green.” Narrated mostly by Seth himself. Contains brief adult language. Details: Sunday, June 24, 3 p.m. Free. Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Road, Durham. durhamcomicsfest.org.
Northgate Kids’ Summer Movie Camp - “Boss Baby” (PG)
For children and their adult companions; no outside food allowed. Details: Tuesday-Thursday, June 26-28, 9:30 a.m. Free. Stadium 10 Theaters at Northgate, 1058 West Club Blvd., Durham. bit.ly/2LHfAh6, 919-286-1001.
Beer, Blues & BBQ Fundraising Event
Featuring Al Myers Famous BBQ; music by Harvey Arnold; beer provided by Harris Beverages. Take out available - $12 for BBQ, $18 for Brisket. All proceeds benefit the Bennett Place Support Fund, Inc. Co-Sponsored by Texas Roadhouse. Details: Saturday, June 23, 5:30-9 p.m. $30 per person. Bennett Place State Historic Site, 4409 Bennett Memorial Road, Durham. bit.ly/2HHSy6u, 919-383-4345.